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Burnt Hickory Old Wooden Head Imperial IPA


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RATINGS: 6   MEAN: 3.8/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.27   EST. CALORIES: 315   ABV: 10.5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Imperial IPA brewed with honey.
John Bell Hood was called “Old Wooden Head” by his troops for his tenacity and hard headed-ness. Our ale is just that. Full of hops (how many? we donʼt know) Full of Malt (we shut a whole field down) this extreme gravity beer will not stop until you surrender to itʼs amazing flavor.


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
DialSquare (2755) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - APR 26, 2014
On tap at Hunahpu ’14. Orange pour with little head. Aroma of resiny citrus, pine. Tastes citrus, grass, honey. Little boozy. Nice. 7.4

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Cybercat (3377) - Georgia, USA - SEP 14, 2013
Comes out of the tap a beautiful clear golden amber with a fine-bubbled buff head that leaves generous lacing. Aroma is tres hoppy, resiny and evergreen with a firm fruity underpinning. Flavor floods the taste buds with evergreen hops, subtle fruity sweetness that nicely balances the hoppy bitterness, notes of green wood, citrus and malt. Superb! Firm texture is lively and fizzy, leaving a persistent tingle that gets even the lips into the act. Don’t be a wooden head - down a glass today.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
aracauna (3094) - Georgia, USA - JUL 1, 2013
Clear amber with only the slightest chill head. Sticky head. Nice maltiness. Rich without being cloying. Hops are aggressive with a citrus rind finish but not offensive. Really solid DIPA.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
jrob21 (2599) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - FEB 10, 2013
Growler from ale yeah. Pours a dark orange with very little head. Aroma is a little spicey and a lot of grass and hay. Full bodied flavor. Sticky resin up front. Smooth throughout. Finish is a little pine butte twitch a touch of citrus very light. Hops here are a little subdued but a nice drink nonetheless.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
deyholla (6713) - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA - FEB 5, 2013
On tap. Pours a clear amber gold with a near white head that dissipates to the edges. Aroma has a good amount of resinous pine with a touch of honey and sweet grain. Flavor begins with sweet grains and honey but finish is boozy with strong pine and some resin.

4.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
robbmotiwalla (59) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - AUG 4, 2012
On tap at the brewery. Hazy yellow. Oranges and grapefruit. Sweet at first, but finishes with a lingering bitter taste. Sticky and tastes very full. Makes me want more. I think its actually called old wooden head. Very good


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